Asthana Vidwan (meaning Privileged Musician) of Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Mutt, 2006. Top grade artist of All India Radio.
US $30 per class |
for 1-on-1, 45 mins class
Recommended: 2 classes per week | 12-16 weeks to level up
Pay as you go, 2 classes at a time
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This course takes place twice a week, in 45-minute sessions over the duration of 20 weeks, totaling in 40 online courses. Designed to bridge a vocalist’s foundational education to the advanced strategies of Carnatic tradition, this course will introduce new challenges and quality control techniques. Ideal for those pursuing a musical career or hobby, instructor Narayanun will ensure each lesson is tailored to suit the student’s needs.
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In this Intermediate Level Carnatic Vocals course, students will receive tailored and personalized lessons from musical exponent Sreyas Narayanun. Instructor Narayanun will provide lectures, activities, and tests that ensure each student receives the guidance required to fine-tune the mechanism of their voice as an instrument. As an intermediate level course, students will move beyond the basics to learn pristine pronunciation, breath control, and how to fight vocal fatigue, among other skills.
Each student will benefit from the guidance of Sreyas Narayanun’s extensive musical background as they progress through the course. Successful completion of this course will leave all students prepared to enroll in the next phase of their musical education, Advanced Carnatic Vocals. Lesson plans and progress will vary to meet students’ needs to ensure each person enrolled gains the necessary skill to progress forward.
ABOUT THE TEACHER: Equipped with a powerful voice spanning three octaves, Sreyas Narayanun is an "Top Rank" Vocal Artist of All India Radio and Doordarshan Chennai. Narayanun gives regular performances in many prestigious Sabhas and institutions all over the country and abroad. Known for his musical sincerity and traditional approach, Sreyas Narayanun has received many awards and accolades for his profound work in Carnatic vocals. Narayanun received his initial musical education from Sri A. Anantharama Iyer (Muthuswamy Dikshitar lineage) of Guru Guha Gaana Vidyalaya, Kolkata. Later, in Chennai, he continued his study under Professor M.A. Venugopal, where he continued his education for fifteen years. Since 2008, Narayanun has continued to learn under musical veteran Padmabhushan Sri. P.S. Narayanaswamy. Today, Sreyas Narayanun is passing on the proud tradition of Carnatic vocals to the next generation as an instructor and mentor to students from around the globe.
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Carnatic music has one of the most intricate rhythmic systems in the world. There are 108 classical talams, or rhythm cycles, that assist in keeping time when performing a song. Many additional talams have been added over time, bringing the total number to over 175.